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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.923-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, with club-shaped body and long neck. Painted in underglaze blue with a man and a woman with two attendants on a terrace.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'da ming Chenghua nian zhi' in underglaze blue
Made in the Chenghua period of the great Ming dynasty

Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm, Diameter: 8.9 cm

Object history note

The design of this vase is identical with that on C.911, 924-1910. Cf. also C.936, 948-1910

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (with Chenghua mark)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Attendants; Man; Woman

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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